[Photos] Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves, Jose Benavidez vs. Mauricio Herrera L.A. Presser Recap


Photo Credit: Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net

Headliners Timothy Bradley and Diego Chaves were on hand in Los Angeles yesterday to officially announce their December 13 HBO fight. The bout will be Bradley’s first fight since losing a unanimous decision to Manny Pacquiao in May. Chaves is also looking to get back in the win column after suffering a ninth round DQ loss to Brandon Rios in August.

The co-feature has Mauricio Herrera, who’s still riding the wave as an “uncrowned champion” after a controversial majority decision loss to Danny Garcia in March. Herrera rebounded with a majority decision win over Johan Perez in July. Herrera’s opponent, undefeated prospect Jose Benavidez, is making his first step in to the world-class level. Benavidez’s last bout was a first round TKO over Henry Auraad in July.

The card will broadcast live from the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.

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